The Great Lakes MHTTC is offering this training for individuals working in HHS Region 5: IL, IN, MI, MN,OH, WI. This training is being provided in response to a need identified by Region 5 stakeholders.
Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers,school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing mental health or addictions challenges or is in crisis.
Learn methods to help adolescents with a mental health or addiction challenge.
This training offers 6.5 continuing education hours for those who fully attend the training
Category: Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, CODP I or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, CPRS I or II, MAATP I or II, NCRS II, CFPP II, ATE, CVSS II
Webcam must be turned on to receive CE certificates
Riley Cleary, MSW, Prevention Program Manager for IABH, works to develop, implement, and evaluate the association’s prevention, wellness, and leadership programs. Riley holds a Master of Social Work with a specialization in children and family from Loyola University Chicago.